September 6, Union Ballroom, 1:00 to 2:00 PM
of the Chinese Occupation on Tibetan Art and Culture"
by Mr. Tenzing Choephel of the Tibet Fund of New York, NY
September 7, University Quad, 1:00 to 2:00 PM
Music Concert and Chanting"
September 13, Dunleavy Room, 12:30 PM – 2:00 PM
Slide Show Presentation
Learn about Tibetan Buddhism's view of peace and compassion
and its relevance ot the daily lives of tibetan refugees in exile
Art Museum Events
6 -- 18
Visit the Museum to view religious paintings, or thangkas,
a selection of which will be on display together with other religious
and cultural objects. To schedule a tour, call 215-951-1221.
September 6, 4:00 to 6:00 p.m.
of Drepung Gomang Monastery Reception
6 -- 9, Times TBD
monks make a sand painting or mandala. Please call 215-951-1221
September 13, 9:30 to 11:15 a.m.
Learn about religious and artistic aspects of thangkas and the Tibetan
Buddhist view of sacred art.
For more information, contact Madeleine Viljoen (215-991-3653) Cornelia
Tsakiridou (215-951-1558), or Sabrina Cuie (215-951-1015).
events of the Diplomat-In-Residence Program are free and open to
All Museum events are located in the lower level of Olney Hall.